LAKKI MARWAT, 8 October: All arrangements have been finalized to kick off a three-day anti-polio drive in Lakki Marwat where first case of the year surfaced few days ago.

According to Emergency Operation Center, the drive would be launched in Frontier Regions Lakki Marwat, Tank, Bannu, DI Khan, and South Waziristan Agency. Around 180,000 children under five years of age would be administered anti-polio drops.

Teams would be deployed all exit and entry points of the district to vaccinate children apart from visiting every house.

The EOC officials said that the child was affected by polio virus despite taking polio drops however she was not disabled.